ISI Fund Stream 3 Student Proposals Brainstorm & Writing Session: December 13, 2022

Irving K. Barber Learning Centre 1961 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia

This event will be held in-person. Do you have an idea of how to use up to $50,000 to bring the Indigenous Strategic Plan to action? Are you looking for a supportive space to explore this opportunity further?  Regardless of where you may be at in the proposal writing process, please join us for an […]

Plaiting Stories: Reflections on Indigenous Networks

Irving K. Barber Learning Centre 1961 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia

The English Language and Literatures graduate course Indigenous Literary Networks taught by Dr. Alice Te Punga Somerville is pleased to invite you to our research event, “Plaiting Stories: Reflections on Indigenous Networks,” on December 16th from 12-3 pm in The Dodson Room at Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. This event will consider how the term […]

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CTLT Indigenous Initiatives Virtual Coffee Drop-in

Online/Virtual Event

Do you have questions about how to thoughtfully integrate Indigenous content and representation into your course work? Curious about how to offer meaningful land acknowledgements in online meetings or events at UBC? Indigenous Initiatives’ Virtual Coffee Drop-ins are great place to explore these topics, connect with others on the same learning path, or just get […]

Practice Guidance to Improve Cancer Screening Care for First Nations Families: A Focus on Cultural Safety and Tailored Resources with Dr. Kelsey Louie and Dr. Unjali Malhotra

Online/Virtual Event

Join this session to learn more about cancer service gaps impacting First Nations in BC and how primary and community health care providers can work towards improving screening care and access. Discussion will focus on culturally safe practice guidance for screening and diagnostic follow up, making space to talk about wholistic care needs, and an […]

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Decolonial Dialogues Series: Cultivating Solidarity Among Indigenous, Black and People of Colour (IBPOC) Students – Celebrating Community Wellbeing

First Nations Longhouse 1985 West Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia

Connect with educators and advocates Navi Gill, Morgan Switzer-Rodney, and Courtenay Gibson on creating individual and community wellbeing during times of uncertainty, grief and joy as IBPOC students in a safe space. Snacks and beverages will be provided.  Confirm your spot by January 13. About the speakers Navi Gill Navdeep (Navi) Gill is an Ayurveda […]

From Cultural Genocide to Cultural Safety: Setting Up a New Standard of Healthcare in BC

Online/Virtual Event

Join us virtually on Wednesday, January 18th, 2023 from 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm (PST), for “From Cultural Genocide to Cultural Safety: Setting Up a New Standard of Healthcare in BC”. This fifth Indigenous Speaker Series session features a panel that brings together BC health care organizations and their senior representatives to discuss the work […]

Considerations for Evaluation of Indigenous-focused Projects

Online/Virtual Event

Evaluation is a key process of any project as it seeks to ensure that the goals of a project are met. In this workshop, participants will be introduced to project evaluation in relation to projects with an Indigenous focus or those that seek to engage Indigenous partners and communities. Participants will be introduced to the […]

Indigenous Foundations 101: Getting Started

Online/Virtual Event

Incorporating Indigenous topics and voices into university classrooms is essential. Educational institutions have historically excluded Indigenous knowledges and privileged others. Not only is this an important pedagogical shift in curriculum, it is also a needed shift in order to create safer classrooms for Indigenous students; but where do you get started? Educating yourself first is […]

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CTLT Indigenous Initiatives Virtual Coffee Drop-in

Online/Virtual Event

Do you have questions about how to thoughtfully integrate Indigenous content and representation into your course work? Curious about how to offer meaningful land acknowledgements in online meetings or events at UBC? Indigenous Initiatives’ Virtual Coffee Drop-ins are great place to explore these topics, connect with others on the same learning path, or just get […]

First Peoples’ Cultural Council: Revitalizing First Nations languages, arts and cultural heritage

Online/Virtual Event

This webinar will introduce you to the First Peoples’ Cultural Council, a unique organization in Canada and worldwide, that is a recognized leader in the revitalization of First Nations languages, arts and cultural heritage. This webinar will focus on the work of the organization in supporting language revitalization for First Nations in B.C.

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How Ancestral Voyaging Mobilizes Knowledge of Biodiversity & Climate Change

Liu Institute for Global Issues 6476 NW Marine Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia

Reception to follow xʷθəθiqətəm or The Place of Many Trees Liu Institute for Global Issues 6476 NW Marine Dr, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2   The future of the ocean is essential to the planet’s future and human life. Climate change intersects profoundly with biodiversity, food security for billions of humans, culture, and economy and peace. […]

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